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In Internet slang, a troll is a person who sows discord on the Internet by starting arguments or upsetting people, by posting inflammatory, extraneous, or off-topic ...

What Is a Troll, and Internet Trolling? - Trends - About.com

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Social media has fed another trend that's been around since the early days of the internet: trolling. Here's what you need to know about it.

How Trolls Are Ruining the Internet | TIME

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Aug 18, 2016 ... It quickly morphed to refer to the monsters who hide in darkness and threaten people. Internet trolls have a manifesto of sorts, which states they ...

troll - NetLingo The Internet Dictionary: Online Dictionary of ...

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In general, to "troll" means to allure, to fish, to entice, or to bait. Internet trolls are people who fish for other people's confidence and, once found, exploit it. Trolls ...

Why are most internet trolls men? - The Telegraph

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Jun 15, 2016 ... You're receiving sometimes hundreds of messages a day in which people are detailing their fantasies about disembowelling you, raping you, ...

Internet Trolls Are Narcissists, Psychopaths, and Sadists ...

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Let's start by getting our definitions straight: An Internet troll is someone who comes into a discussion and posts comments designed to upset or disrupt the ...

What is an internet troll? | Technology | The Guardian

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Jun 12, 2012 ... But what's the difference between a troll and somebody who just has very ... an amendment to the Defamation Act. It would basically let internet ...

Internet trolls explained by science - CNET

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Jan 19, 2016 ... In their video below, posted Sunday, they break down the science behind Internet trolling, citing a 2014 research paper (PDF) that found 5.6 ...

10 Former Internet Trolls Explain Why They Quit Being Jerks - Kotaku

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Aug 7, 2015 ... In the grand tradition of the Internet Troll, I Deleted Fucking Everything, announced that I had died suddenly in the night, and slunk into the ...

The Psychology of the Internet Troll - Academic Earth

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What makes an Internet troll tick? In a word - disinhibition. Academic Earth illustrates how anonymity contributes to the online disinhibition effect, illuminating the ...

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What Is an Internet or Forum 'Troll'?

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How Should I Deal With Trolls? Answer: An internet 'troll' is an abusive or obnoxious person who purposely seeks to get a rise out of others, either online or in ...

Urban Dictionary: Internet Troll

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A person whose sole purpose in life is to seek out people to argue with on the internet over extremely trivial issues. Such arguments can happen on...

Troll-100 Plus Types and Examples of Internet Trolls

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Visit Dark Psychology to read about or download, at no cost, an extensive bullet list of 100 plus types and examples of internet trolls and provocateurs.